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Eaton in Sutton has an exciting opportunity for an Electronics Design Engineer Intern who will be involved in the Design of New Products in conjunction with a Senior Engineer who will act as a mentor for the duration of the internship.

What you’ll do

  • Strive to gain & maintain knowledge of state-of-the-art techniques and methods.
  • Ensure the adoption of "Best practice" engineering to solving the design and manufacturing challenges commensurate with time and cost targets.
  • Work on own initiative, be self-starting and proactive.
  • Use of appropriate CAD packages for Schematic and PCB design applications
  • Safe use of R&D Laboratory facilities for product testing and evaluation.
  • Technical Report Writing
  • Generation of designs that achieve prime cost, functionality, quality and manufacturability targets.
  • To support in ensuring developments are completed on time and within budget and to specification.
  • To take an active part in peer and formal design reviews as required.
  • To contribute, be involved and actively support the continuous improvement process within every facet of the organization.
  • To contribute, be involved and actively support any supplementary activities required as part of the Eaton internship for example charity or wellness events.


  • Studying for Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Electronics Engineering


  • Computer literate – office applications & internet
  • Able to work independently
  • Demonstrates ability to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrates a high level of motivation, flexibility and team spirit
  • Flexible to travel in line with business need (within UK and overseas)
  • Demonstrates attention to detail
  • Can-do attitude

What we offer

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
  • We make your aspirations matter – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible
  • We make your growth matter - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University
  • We make your contributions matter - reliability, safety, efficiency, and sustainability are at the core of our dedication to improving people’s lives and the environment through power management technologies.
  • We make your wellbeing matter – We put your health and safety first. Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen